Specific code icon 2014 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Y93.18

Activity, surfing, windsurfing and boogie boarding

  • Y93.18 describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury, and therefore should not be used as a principal diagnosis.
  • On October 1, 2014 ICD-10-CM will replace ICD-9-CM in the United States, therefore, Y93.18 and all other ICD-10-CM codes should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
Applicable To
  • Activity, water sliding
ICD-10-CM Coding Information
  • Y93.18 describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury, and therefore should not be used as a principal diagnosis.
Present On Admission
  • Y93.18 is considered exempt from POA reporting.
Convert ICD-10-CM Y93.18 to ICD-9-CM